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The Defense Game

Stubbing Richard A. and Richard A. Mendel

ISBN 10: 0060390557 / ISBN 13: 9780060390556
Published by Harper & Row, 1986
Used Condition: Very Good/ No Dj Hardcover
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445, Green w/ silver title at spine. Slight shelf wear. Slight scuffing to boards, clean tight binding, inscribed by the author on front ep. Bookseller Inventory # BOOKS2046730I

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Title: The Defense Game

Publisher: Harper & Row

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hardbound

Book Condition:Very Good/ No Dj

Edition: 1st Edition.

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Analyzes the roles of foreign policy and domestic politics in miliary planning

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This is an excellent addition to the spate of literature on the defense process. Stubbing worked for the Budget Bureau for 20 years, and his subtitle is most apt. He analyzes how the U.S. assesses the Soviet threat (badly, he says), how we decide on defense expenses (by guesswork), how money is actually spent (by service rivalry), and he takes a look at the role of recent Secretaries of Defense (some good, some bad, all with less authority than most citizens imagine). In the best interest of the American people, all Defense Department employees should be required to read this book. Highly recommended for most libraries. Gerald N. Sandvick, Associate Dean, North Hennepin Community Coll., Brooklyn Park, Minn.
Copyright 1986 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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